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Our Gecko had stuck shed for two weeks. I finally got the
Our Gecko had stuck shed for two weeks. I finally got the shed off, but I have had to assist feed it. She stopped eating and her front legs are not working well. I want to make sure I am giving her th… read more
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My leapord gheck has been shedding constantly and not eating
My leapord gheck has been shedding constantly and not eating as well. She also is just wanting to sleep. Now her right eye won't close or open right. What does this all mean ?… read more
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Anna
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My leopard gecko has a bad shed around her eye and it now appears
My leopard gecko has a bad shed around her eye and it now appears as if the other eye won't open. I don't know what to do to help her as she is not eating and is getting very skinny.… read more
Anna
Anna
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My leapord gecko has severe problems with his toes. For the
My leapord gecko has severe problems with his toes. For the past two months his toes have not managed to shed the skin and now they are tightly stuck together and i cannot get the skin off. He struggl… read more
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Anna
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Hello, I have a 4yr old male leopard albino gecko Louie. He
Hello, I have a 4yr old male leopard albino gecko Louie. He usually eats wax worms and dusted crickets. About 3 days ago I noticed he was lethargic and his right side of his jaw was swollen. He has lo… read more
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Joan
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I took in a leopard gecko that was extremely malnourished,
I took in a leopard gecko that was extremely malnourished, underweight and had very thick eye caps... took it to a local vet (not sure if it was a reptile specialist) who had me put eye ointment... th… read more
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Joan
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My female..one of her back legs and seems to be swelling..soft..tail
My female leopard gecko has gone off her food (which normally consisits of waxworm) and has therefore begun to lose weight. She is having difficulty moving one of her back legs and seems to be swellin… read more
Anna
Anna
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My female gecko is not eating mealworms. Its already the second
My female gecko is not eating mealworms. It's already the second onth she is not eating and lost a lot of weight. How can I make her to eat ?… read more
Anna
Anna
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What should I do if my madagascar ground gecko or (panther
What should I do if my madagascar ground gecko or (panther gecko) won't eat? It hasn't eaten in about a week. It is with another panther gecko also and they are on sand.… read more
Anna
Anna
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I got my son a leapord gecko for Christmas and up until a few
I got my son a leapord gecko for Christmas and up until a few days ago it was eatting just fine. I placed 6 crickets in the cage about 4 or 5 days ago and all the crickets are still there. It just she… read more
Anna
Anna
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hi i have noticed a squishy lump under my female leapard geckos
hi i have noticed a squishy lump under my female leapard gecko's front right leg she does'nt seem to have any discomfort in that area,she seems fine and shows no sign of adverse behaviour… read more
Anna
Anna
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Hi, I have a male high yellow leopard gecko. Over the last
Hi, I have a male high yellow leopard gecko. Over the last two weeks he has developed fluid-filled sacs behind his front limbs. When I palpate them, they are soft and easily movable; they are not lump… read more
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Anna
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I have a female leopard gecko. She recently went through a
I have a female leopard gecko. She recently went through a rough shed - it was stuck around her toes, around her face, and on her tail. It took about 9 days to get it all off. She has a humid hide in … read more
Anna
Anna
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Hello, My leopard gecko, rocky, is having a hard time walking.
Hello, My leopard gecko, rocky, is having a hard time walking. His back legs are very weak and when he trys to walk on them he trembles. Also he will only use his front legs to walk and drag his littl… read more
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Joan
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over 4 weeks that she isnt interested in them at all
Hi, I have a leopard gecko for over a year now that was given to us from a neighbor who had her for 3 more years. She used to eat between 1 and 3 super mealworms a week and now it's been over 4 weeks … read more
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Anna
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Bachelor's Degree
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hello i was wondering if you can help i have a 11 week leopard
hello i was wondering if you can help i have a 11 week leopard gecko who was housed on sand substrate when i got her but i house her on newspaper we have had her for nearly 3 weeks now, she seems quit… read more
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Anna
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I have 2 female leapord geckos, not feeding seem tired, one
I have 2 female leapord geckos, not feeding seem tired, one has unusual large belly and other has blister like puffieness on her sides behind her front legs. the one with puffy belly just had a bad sh… read more
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Anna
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Ive had my leopard gecko for 3 years now and ever since she
I've had my leopard gecko for 3 years now and ever since she was a little baby she will a lot for days and other days she will last up to a week without eating. Is it normal? Also there are two lumps … read more
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